Professor Athanasios E. Athanasiou

Dean of the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Dental College at the Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences (MBRU)

Dr Athanasious

Professor Athanasios E. Athanasiou is the Dean and Professor of Orthodontics at the Hamdan Bin Mohammed College of Dental Medicine, MBRU.

He was President of the World Federation of Orthodontists, of the European Federation of Orthodontics and the Greek Orthodontic Society. He served as Dean of the School of Dentistry as well as Professor and Chairman of the Department of Orthodontics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.

He received his Dental Degree and Ph.D. from the University of Athens, Greece in 1979 and 1991, respectively, and his Certificate in Orthodontics and Master of Science in Dentistry in 1985 from Temple University, USA. 

Prof. Athanasiou served as Associate Professor and Coordinator of Postgraduate Orthodontic Education at Aarhus University, Denmark.

He has supervised more than 50 Ph.D. and master’s dissertations, and has presented more than 400 lectures, papers and seminars in 48 countries.


Featured Research and Publications

  1. Assessing small study effects and publication bias in orthodontic meta-analyses: a meta-epidemiological study. View on PubMed
  2. Effect of intraoral aging on the setting status of resin composite and glass ionomer orthodontic adhesives. View on PubMed
  3. Amelogenesis imperfecta and anterior open bite: Etiological, classification, clinical and management interrelationships.View on PubMed


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